To develop our knowledge of the function of a colon

In this lesson, students will develop their knowledge of the function of the colon. They will consolidate their understanding of the colon when introducing a list, and will then explore the colon when it separates clauses within a sentence. The lesson will conclude with a quick game to assess their understanding.


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